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Maryland Assault Defense Attorney

court houseThe Law Offices of Blackford & Flohr provides experienced criminal defense services throughout Maryland. As an experienced assault defense attorney, Blackford & Flohr can review your case when you’ve been accused of assaulting another individual and go over all of the potential options we can pursue at that stage. When we take on a case, we consider ourselves partners with you and strive to defend you to the fullest extent of the law.


Types of Assault


Assault and battery can be a serious offense and is generally considered a felony with few exceptions. Types of assault include, but are not limited to:

  • Simple assault (misdemeanor)
  • Felonious assault
  • Physical assault
  • Sexual assault
  • Aggravated assault
  • Aggravated battery
  • Assault with a deadly weapon

If you have been charged with any type of assault, you need to consult an assault & battery attorney.


Stages of Your Case


In a typical assault & battery case, you will find a few stages take place after the initial arrest and detainment process:

  1. Arrest
  2. Holding/processing
  3. Consulting with a lawyer
  4. Compiling case information and building your defense
  5. Trial date set
  6. Bail hearing
  7. Initial hearing
  8. Sentencing
  9. Appeals


Contact Us


Our experienced defense attorneys can work with you and your loved ones throughout the legal process. Unlike many other lawyers, we actually put the time and work into your defense, no matter the charges. We treat all cases as serious offenses because we are fully aware of the effect it can have on you and your family’s life.

If you have been charged with assault and battery, please contact us today for a consultation.